Watch The Office premiere on Star World; 16th September
Every once in a while, there comes a show that premieres for the television audience and changes the way we all view a genre. The Office was that show for comedy. Now, Star World, India’s leading English Entertainment channel is all set to bring the rib-tickling comedy series to television screens for the first time, in India!
The boss is dimwitted, the workers are clueless and the elaborate pranks and feuds are plentiful in this audience and critic favourite series. Showcasing just another day at ‘The Office’, this hilarious documentary-style series follows the humorous and sometimes poignant foolishness that plagues the nine-to-five world.
The story that revolves around all the comical misadventures at a paper company – Dunder Mifflin in Scranton, Pennsylvania is led by Michael Scott and his shenanigans as well has his colleagues who showcase their own quirky side. From Jim’s pranks to Dwight’s power plays, Andy’s anger management issues and the team’s love for gossip, this is like your average office, but only - BETTER.
The series was developed by Greg Daniels – the award winning comedy writer known for celebrated television series such as Parks & Recreation, Saturday Night LIVE, The Simpsons and more. Starring Hollywood’s renowned comic actor, Steve Carrell of Evan Almighty, Crazy Stupid Love and Get Smart fame, Tinsel Town’s most loved celebrity John Krasinski of Oscar nominated The Quiet Place and License to Wed fame along with television’s loved actors Jenna Fischer, Rainn Wilson and more, The Office has carved a niche for itself in the comedy genre and went on to become a television phenomenon.
Known for popularizing the mockumentary format on television, The Office was nominated for 9 Golden Globe awards and 42 Primetime Emmy awards during the course of its run, for its writing as well as for the cast’s stellar performances. And, these are just some of the reasons why this show is a must-watch for audiences who are yet to catch up on this workplace sitcom.
Another one? Mindy Kaling is in it too! Yes, she is the well-known comic actor and writer who has many television shows and movies to her credit today along with all the prestigious award nominations and wins!
With characters that audiences can relate to and all the tomfoolery that is sure to take everyone on a comedy-coaster of laughter, this Office is packed with fun, entertainment and innovative ideas to prank your colleagues at work.
So catch The Office as it premieres on Monday, 16th September at 8 PM on Star World and laugh to your heart’s content as you relate each character to “that goofball in your Office” and reminisce the friends that you have made at your work!